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Tandem Diabetes Takes Aim at Medtronic's Artificial Pancreas

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Insulin pump maker Tandem Diabetes Care (NASDAQ: TNDM) has secured an FDA OK that puts it on track to challenge Medtronic (NYSE: MDT) for the lead in the emerging market for closed-loop insulin systems. Is Tandem Diabetes stock a buy?…

Saturday, Jun 23

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Big News Sends Tandem Diabetes Soaring 10.2% Today

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After the Food and Drug Administration greenlit the use of software that can suspend insulin when its insulin pump is used in conjunction with DexCom's (NASDAQ: DXCM) continuous glucose monitor (CGM), shares of Tandem Diabetes Care (NASDAQ…

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Lawsuits challenge efforts to push abstinence-only on teens

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SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Several affiliates of Planned Parenthood sued the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on Friday over its efforts to impose an abstinence-only focus on its Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program that has served…

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Tandem Diabetes Rallies After FDA Approves Insulin Pump With New Technology

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Tandem Diabetes Care Inc (NASDAQ: TNDM) shares were rallying Friday following FDA approval of the company's new insulin pump. Tandem Diabetes were trading up 12.4 percent to $22.83 at the time of publication Friday morning. What Happened…

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No more needles? Diabetics could one day treat themselves with a cup of coffee

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For diabetics, keeping their illness under control by regulating their blood sugar level is a 24/7 job. But, thanks to Swiss researchers, one day it could be as simple as having a cup of coffee.

Friday, Jun 22

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Editas Medicine Stock History: The Story Behind the CRISPR Gene-Editing Pioneer

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Here's the story behind the biotech stock that could be the best way to profit from the discovery of the century: CRISPR-Cas9 gene editing.

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Thirty-three children fall ill at Florida summer camp

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Some of those affected complained of headaches and vomited and one person passed out, CBS News reported, citing Highlands County Public Safety Director Marc Bashoor. The cause of the illness was unknown and the local health department was…

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There’s Hope for a Vaccine to Prevent Type 1 Diabetes

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The new study is small but promising

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Tuberculosis Vaccine Could Reverse Type 1 Diabetes, Study Shows

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The causes of Type 1 diabetes can be significantly reversed over several years with just two injections of a common tuberculosis vaccine injected a few weeks apart, researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) announced Thursday in…

Thursday, Jun 21

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New evidence that viruses may play a role in Alzheimer's

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Viruses that sneak into the brain just might play a role in Alzheimer's, scientists reported Thursday in a provocative study that promises to re-ignite some long-debated theories about what triggers the mind-robbing…

Alzheimer’s disease may be triggered by herpes virus, scientists suspect

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Alzheimer’s disease may be triggered by the herpes virus, a new study suggests, leading to hopes that antiviral medication could help prevent dementia. Around 850,000 people are living with dementia in Britain, and the majority of people…

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Atul Gawande Says His Goal Is Better Health Care for 1 Million Workers

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Atul Gawande, named to head a new health-care venture jointly formed by Amazon.com Inc., Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co., said he’s now in a position to reduce waste and improve medical treatment for a million workers. “We…

FDA Approves World's First Long-Term Implantable Continuous Glucose Monitoring System for Marketing in United States

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-Implantable Eversense CGM System from Senseonics lasts up to three months with a single sensor-- Senseonics to Host Webcast and Conference Call for Investors Today at 4:30 ET GERMANTOWN, Md., June 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Senseonics…

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Abloh's historic debut at Vuitton is a big draw in Paris

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PARIS (AP) — The debut Louis Vuitton collection by Virgil Abloh, the first African-American to head a major European fashion house, drew stars of all stripes to Paris for his rainbow-themed menswear show. Kanye West was there with his wife…

Scientists Are Using a New Weapon to Fight Drug-Resistant Bacteria—Viruses

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Phage therapy uses viruses against hard-to-treat infections

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Chanel steps out of fashion shadows to show off surging sales

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By Sarah White and Pascale Denis. PARIS (Reuters) - French fashion group Chanel published financial results for the first time on Thursday, showing off its credentials as one of the luxury world's biggest labels by sales as revenue and…

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U.S. centers force migrant children to take drugs: lawsuit

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(Reuters) - Immigrant children are being routinely and forcibly given a range of psychotropic drugs at U.S. government-funded youth shelters to manage their trauma after being detained and in some cases separated from parents, according to…

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Pro-smoking Japanese lawmaker apologizes for heckling cancer patient

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By Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) - A Japanese member of parliament apologized on Thursday for jeering a lung cancer patient testifying about the dangers of secondhand smoke, saying he had spoken out to prevent discrimination against smokers.…

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Rights group worried about immigrants dying in custody

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PHOENIX (AP) — Huy Chi Tran was awaiting deportation at an immigrant detention center in Arizona when he was found unresponsive. A week later, he was dead.

Wednesday, Jun 20

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The Trump Administration Is Scouting Military Bases to House Migrant Children

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The Trump Administration is assessing whether military bases can house immigrant children under the family separation policy.

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Police: Thief tried paying waitress with her own stolen card

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PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Authorities say an Arkansas thief got his just deserts when he tried to pay for a meal using the waitress' stolen credit card.

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A life at high altitude shapes human body, but how?

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Living the high life -- growing up, in other words, at extreme altitude -- forces a developing human body to conserve energy, and that can translated into shorter arms, according to a study published Wednesday. "It was interesting to see…

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Atul Gawande named CEO of Berkshire, Amazon, JPMorgan health care venture

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Warren Buffett, Jeff Bezos, and Jamie Dimon have found their CEO. Dr. Atul Gawande has been named CEO of the health care company founded by Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-A, BRK-B), Amazon (AMZN), and JPMorgan (JPM) in an effort to push down…

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Foster mother describes trauma of migrant children separated from their parents

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Christine, a foster mother in Michigan who has been taking in unaccompanied migrant children since 2016, shares her experiences taking care of children who are being separated from their parents at the border.

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What lies behind ghosts, demons and aliens – according to sleep researchers

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Sleep paralysis and exploding head syndrome can help explain things that go bump in the night.

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Acting Immigration Chief Thomas Homan Blames Immigrant Parents for Border Separations

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"If you want to blame someone... blame the parents who choose to break the law"

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Scientists have mapped the genome of the most common cancer among younger men

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Researchers from the University of North Carolina’s Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center and a consortium of other institutions have successfully mapped the genome of testicular cancer, the most commonly diagnosed cancer among men ages…

'She Has at Last Found Peace.' Dutch Queen Maxima Opens Up About Sister's Suicide

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Her sister Zorreguieta was found dead in her apartment in Buenos Aires on June 6

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Fruits and Vegetables: How Much Is a Serving?

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We teach you how to determine serving sizes of fruits and vegetables to help you reach your recommended daily amount.